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Virtual Eye takes 3D graphics production for sports broadcasting remote over summer

Virtual Eye, the sports division of New Zealand-based Animation Research, which is one of Australasia’s main 3D computer graphics production houses, has used Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enable its continued global sports broadcasting work during lockdown. For more than 25 years, Emmy Award-winning Virtual Eye has specialised in 3D TV graphics that change the […]  More

Timeline Television’s new IP truck packs a punch with Grass Valley services

Timeline Television have once again turned to Grass Valley for the newest addition to its outside broadcast (OB) fleet, UHD3. Built around Grass Valley IP services including its Orbit dynamic system orchestration and Kahuna 9600 IP production switcher, the all-IP, 4K UHD HDR capable unit gives the UK-based company a ready to go mobile production […]  More

Audi Sport launches dedicated channel with Motorsport.tv

Audi Sport has become the latest manufacturer to launch a dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv, Motorsport Network’s digital OTT platform devoted to racing and automotive content. As of last weekend, fans of Audi Sport are now able to go behind-the-scenes with the team on an array of motorsport series, including Le Mans, Formula E, DTM and […]  More

First-ever electric powerboat world championship announced in Monaco with UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series

The world’s first electric powerboat championship, the UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series, has been launched today. It is being developed under the Formula E banner featuring closely alongside new motorsport series, Extreme E, and in association with SailGP. At the Monaco Yacht Club it was announced that the UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series […]  More

Sky Germany and SVG Europe to hold COVID-safe in-person sports TV industry event in October

Bucking the trend across the continent, Sky Germany and SVG Europe will be holding an in-person COVID-safe sports broadcasting conference in Munich next month. The invite-only Sky Sport Summit 2020 will take place on Thursday 8 October at the Dolby Cinema inside the Mathäser Filmpalast and will feature panel discussions and presentations as well as […]  More

Indian Premier League partners with AE Live once again for COVID-safe tournament

AE Live is working on its eleventh consecutive Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The competition got underway on 19 September with the opening game between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, won by the latter by five wickets. AE Live is the graphics partner for […]  More

Asociación de Clubs de Baloncesto partners with WSC Sports to automate highlight creation and engage fans

One of Europe’s top basketball leagues has used technology from WSC Sports to grow its social media following, create new revenue opportunities and engage fans more during lockdown. Asociación de Clubs de Baloncesto (ACB) is a professional basketball organisation that regulates the Spanish basketball league, known as Liga Endesa, as well as Copa del Rey […]  More

Extreme E pushes green agenda with launch of ship for sea freight of cars and teams

New electric off-road racing series, Extreme E, is pushing its green agenda with the upcoming launch of the St. Helena, following an 18 month long refit making the ship suitable for the freight of cars and teams for the inaugural season starting in January 2021. Extreme E secured exclusive use of the former Royal Mail […]  More

Sennheiser partners with Backstage Academy to support future sound industry talent

Sennheiser has partnered with the Backstage Academy in a long-term education partnership as part of its commitment to the UK sound industry’s future talent. The audio expert will be offering a range of audio equipment to Backstage Academy for the audio professionals of tomorrow to hone their skills on. Founded in July 2009 by Adrian […]  More